The international petroleum coke market has evolved rapidly in recent years following price competition for solid fuels, Marpol regulations, inconsistent sulphur content, the rise of low-cost LNG and uncertain policy changes in key markets.
As the only dedicated petroleum coke conference in the region, the 2nd Argus Middle East Petroleum Coke Conference, 24-25 January 2018 is uniquely positioned to bring together regional and international refiners, trading firms, cement producers, and aluminium and EPC companies looking to gain insight into market trends, explore new opportunities and enhance efficiency.
Meet and network with-
Regional and international refiners
Banks and financial institutions
Our conference last year was recognized not just for providing up-to-date market news and informative presentations, but also for the fantastic networking opportunities! Explore new content; hear from over 20 speakers and network with over 150 delegates representing all aspects of the petcoke market at the conference and cocktail reception at The Viceroy, Yas Island.
Join other coal leaders for the 13th Annual South African Coal Export Conference, being held at the Westin in Cape Town, 31 January – 2 February 2018. The agenda will cover the key issues affecting the coal industry and provide you with invaluable insight that will inform your business decisions. Esteemed speakers, such as Botswana’s Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology & Energy Security; MX Mining Capital Advisors’ Director, Dr. Mike Seeger; and Tullet Prebon’s Senior Physical Coal Trader, Doug Smith, will examine every facet of the supply chain, with in-depth panels that examine the challenges and opportunities at the regional and global levels. Attend and you will be prepared to make the most profitable decisions in 2018. And, of course, there will be ample networking opportunities and time to meet with current and new sources and business partners.
New Delhi, November 6, 2017: 8th World Petro Coal Congress & Expo-2018 scheduled from February
15 to 17, 2018 will focus on ‘Petroleum – Coal – Gas: Cleaner Options for a Green Planet,
where you may share ideas with global energy industry leaders, experts, financers, network and do
business with leading companies. It's a great opportunity to expand your business and keep up-to-
date with developments in energy technologies. Mr. Anil Razdan, Former Secretary Power,
Government of India, will be chairing the Steering Committee and Mr. S. K. Srivastava, Former
Secretary Coal, Government of India Vice Chairman of the Steering Committee of 8th World
The conference will de liberate upon the challenges and opportunities faced by the Petroleum, Coal
and Natural Gas sectors in the wake of the volatile energy market, global economic crises, the needs of
developing countries and environmental concerns. The conference shall focus on ensuring CLE AN,
RELIABLE and AFFO RDABLE ENERGY SUPPLY NO W AND IN THE FUTUR E. Plenary Sessions,
Technical Sessions and Panel Discussions during the conference promise to bring to the table insights
which have relevance to global industries players.
Connect with almost 800 fellow coal professionals at for two days of networking, deal-making and discovering the latest content, all under one roof.
This event will provide you with keynote presentations from industry thought-leaders, interviews with market influencers, interactive panel discussions and much more. So you can be sure you’re well-equipped to stay ahead of the game.
You’ll also have plenty of opportunities to meet new contacts and develop relationships at two stunning evening receptions on the beach, networking lunches and breaks.
Shipping and ports
24th -25th January 2018
2nd Argus Middle East Petroleum Coke Conference
The Viceroy, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
31st -2nd February 2018
South African Coal Export Conference 2018
Westin, Cape Town
12th -14th February 2018
17th Coaltrans India
Grand Hyatt, Goa, India
15th -17th February 2018
8th World PetroCoal Congress Expo 2018
Convention Centre-NDCC, New Delhi, India
6th -8th May 2018
24th Coaltrans Asia
Bali International Convention Center, The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Indonesia
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